Dutch Finance Minister Calls for Multi-Tiered Cryptocurrency Regulations

Dutch Finance Minister Calls for Multi-Tiered Cryptocurrency Regulations

  In August 2017, Bitcoin forked into two variants. These have taken radically different paths. Looking at the situation one quarter later, it is clear to us that the Blockstream fork of bitcoin diverges so radically from the ideas presented in the Bitcoin white paper, that it is an evolutionary dead end. While it may […]

Japan's Finance Ministry to Admit Altering Land-Sale Documents: Source

Japan's Finance Ministry to Admit Altering Land-Sale Documents: Source

Japan’s Finance Ministry to Admit Altering Land-Sale Documents: Source  U.S. News & World Report Japan’s finance ministry to admit altering documents for cut-price land sale linked to Abe cronyism scandal  South China Morning Post Japan’s finance ministry to admit altering land sale documents – Kyodo  Reuters Full coverage Source link

NHS Tayside finance chief retires amid funding gap

NHS Tayside finance chief retires amid funding gap

Image caption Audit Scotland said NHS Tayside had continued to experience “significant financial issues” The finance director of NHS Tayside is to retire as it is revealed the health board’s funding gap is widening. The board received a £33m “brokerage” loan from the Scottish government last year and was due to receive a further £4m […]

Finance has a shocking gender pay gap. Shining a light on it is just the start

Finance has a shocking gender pay gap. Shining a light on it is just the start

The gender pay gap in financial services is astonishing. It’s almost 100 years since International Women’s Day was first observed, and still we find women at some of the country’s top financial institutions are paid half as much as men. Firms with more than 250 employees are required to publish details of their gender pay […]

Finance Ministry to admit cover-up in Moritomo land scandal

Finance Ministry to admit cover-up in Moritomo land scandal

The Finance Ministry has decided to admit that documents related to the shady 2016 land deal struck with Osaka-based school operator Moritomo Gakuen were secretly revised and that key parts were dropped from the version released to lawmakers last year, informed sources said Saturday. The missing parts include an explanation of the history of the […]

Walgreens shuffles financial leadership

Walgreens shuffles financial leadership

Walgreens Boots Alliance has named a new global chief financial officer as the industry continues to evolve. Takeda Pharmaceuticals CFO James Kehoe will replace Walgreens’ George Fairweather, who has been in the role since 2015 and will become a senior advisor to CEO Stefano Pessina for business development and finance. Both changes are effective June […]

L&T Finance raises Rs 1k crore in share sale

L&T Finance raises Rs 1k crore in share sale

Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Templeton, ICICI Prudential Life and HDFC Mutual Fund are among the bulgebracket investors to have bought into L&T Finance Friday, which successfully raised about Rs 1,000 crore in an exclusive share sale to institutions, two top market sources told ET. “Both domestic and foreign institutional investors were keen to have their […]